Period
to 26 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 37 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,668 1,840 2,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.64% 6.30% 8.23%
As % of the Vendors category 13.06% 13.65% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,378 1,589 2,623
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12,774 13,479 16,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.18% 46.14% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10,156 10,776 13,802
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +10 683 £45,000 +5.88% 96
Berkshire +12 467 £50,000 +11.11% 52
Hampshire -14 453 £39,000 -2.50% 62
Surrey -18 308 £45,000 +12.50% 33
Buckinghamshire +9 140 £42,500 +19.72% 25
Oxfordshire -36 77 £35,000 - 19
Kent +8 76 £34,000 -12.82% 12
West Sussex -28 75 £42,500 +8.97% 10
East Sussex +9 58 £40,000 +20.30% 8
Middlesex +6 5 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Home Counties - 2 £42,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £100,000 -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1,107 (66.37%) Windows
2 1,052 (63.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 767 (45.98%) Active Directory
4 764 (45.80%) Windows Server
5 723 (43.35%) Microsoft
6 551 (33.03%) Linux
7 504 (30.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 442 (26.50%) Firewall
9 439 (26.32%) Cisco
10 425 (25.48%) Hyper-V
11 401 (24.04%) ITIL
12 390 (23.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 389 (23.32%) Office 365
14 332 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
15 307 (18.41%) Amazon AWS
16 280 (16.79%) DNS
17 279 (16.73%) Citrix
18 276 (16.55%) SQL
19 273 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
20 265 (15.89%) Data Centre
21 251 (15.05%) SQL Server
22 248 (14.87%) WAN
23 246 (14.75%) MS Exchange
24 243 (14.57%) DHCP
25 235 (14.09%) LAN
26 220 (13.19%) SAN
27 212 (12.71%) VMware ESXi
28 206 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
29 194 (11.63%) vSphere
29 194 (11.63%) PowerShell

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 246 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 135 (8.09%) IIS
3 84 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 82 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 81 (4.86%) OpenStack
6 80 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 46 (2.76%) Apache
8 44 (2.64%) Skype for Business
9 34 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
10 32 (1.92%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.20%) JBoss
12 19 (1.14%) CloudStack
13 18 (1.08%) Confluence
14 16 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
16 10 (0.60%) nginx
16 10 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
17 9 (0.54%) WebLogic
18 8 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
19 7 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 163 (9.77%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 24 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.24%) Scribe Insight
2 4 (0.24%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.12%) Magento
3 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.060%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.060%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 504 (30.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 389 (23.32%) Office 365
3 307 (18.41%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (3.84%) Cloud Computing
5 48 (2.88%) IaaS
6 41 (2.46%) PaaS
6 41 (2.46%) SaaS
7 36 (2.16%) OpenShift
8 24 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
9 23 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.84%) GitHub
11 14 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
12 13 (0.78%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (0.72%) Amazon Glacier
13 12 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 10 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (0.60%) Mimecast
15 9 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 442 (26.50%) Firewall
2 280 (16.79%) DNS
3 248 (14.87%) WAN
4 243 (14.57%) DHCP
5 235 (14.09%) LAN
6 220 (13.19%) SAN
7 183 (10.97%) TCP/IP
8 175 (10.49%) VPN
9 105 (6.29%) VLAN
10 93 (5.58%) Wireless
11 88 (5.28%) Cisco ASA
12 60 (3.60%) NAS
13 57 (3.42%) Network Security
13 57 (3.42%) Skype
14 55 (3.30%) Internet
15 50 (3.00%) VoIP
16 48 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
17 35 (2.10%) WLAN
18 32 (1.92%) NetScaler
19 31 (1.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.98%) MySQL
3 58 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (2.10%) Big Data
5 31 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 28 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 27 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 21 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 18 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
13 13 (0.78%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.48%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (0.42%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 62 (3.72%) Git (software)
2 48 (2.88%) JIRA
3 42 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 35 (2.10%) Vagrant
5 24 (1.44%) GitLab
6 20 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 20 (1.20%) Subversion
7 19 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (0.90%) Bitbucket
9 15 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (0.84%) Mercurial
10 14 (0.84%) Visual Studio
10 14 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (0.66%) Chocolatey
11 11 (0.66%) Maven
12 9 (0.54%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.48%) Selenium
14 7 (0.42%) Ant
14 7 (0.42%) JUnit
General
1 186 (11.15%) Finance
2 84 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 44 (2.64%) Legal
4 41 (2.46%) Retail
5 27 (1.62%) Marketing
6 25 (1.50%) Banking
7 23 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.32%) Back Office
8 22 (1.32%) German Language
8 22 (1.32%) Law
9 16 (0.96%) Advertising
9 16 (0.96%) Italian Language
9 16 (0.96%) Publishing
10 15 (0.90%) Electronics
11 12 (0.72%) Games
12 9 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.48%) French Language
13 8 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
14 6 (0.36%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 298 (17.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 220 (13.19%) Support Engineer
3 159 (9.53%) Analyst
4 141 (8.45%) Architect
5 137 (8.21%) IT Engineer
6 130 (7.79%) Administrator
7 116 (6.95%) IT Support
8 109 (6.53%) Systems Administrator
9 93 (5.58%) Consultant
10 85 (5.10%) VMware Engineer
11 75 (4.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 75 (4.50%) IT Support Engineer
12 71 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
13 68 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
13 68 (4.08%) Support Analyst
14 65 (3.90%) IT Manager
14 65 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
15 63 (3.78%) Network Engineer
16 58 (3.48%) Cloud Engineer
17 57 (3.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (3.54%) .NET
2 56 (3.36%) Web Services
3 33 (1.98%) LAMP
4 31 (1.86%) RESTful
5 30 (1.80%) JSON
6 28 (1.68%) HTML
7 27 (1.62%) Middleware
8 25 (1.50%) Spring Boot
9 24 (1.44%) J2EE
9 24 (1.44%) Kafka
9 24 (1.44%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (1.32%) CSS
11 21 (1.26%) LDAP
11 21 (1.26%) Spring
12 19 (1.14%) Flask
13 17 (1.02%) HTML5
13 17 (1.02%) REST
13 17 (1.02%) SOAP
14 13 (0.78%) Gherkin
14 13 (0.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 265 (15.89%) Data Centre
2 96 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
4 72 (4.32%) Replication
5 71 (4.26%) Private Cloud
6 70 (4.20%) Public Cloud
7 57 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 44 (2.64%) Linux Command Line
9 37 (2.22%) Clustering
9 37 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 35 (2.10%) Computer Science
11 28 (1.68%) Driving Licence
12 23 (1.38%) EMC VNX
12 23 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
13 21 (1.26%) PKI
14 19 (1.14%) Video\Live Streaming
15 17 (1.02%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 16 (0.96%) NHS
17 15 (0.90%) CMDB
17 15 (0.90%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 1,107 (66.37%) Windows
2 764 (45.80%) Windows Server
3 551 (33.03%) Linux
4 332 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 273 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 190 (11.39%) Windows 10
7 133 (7.97%) Windows 7
8 94 (5.64%) Unix
9 89 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 78 (4.68%) Windows 8
11 38 (2.28%) CentOS
12 37 (2.22%) Ubuntu
13 31 (1.86%) Debian
13 31 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (1.38%) AIX
15 19 (1.14%) Solaris
16 18 (1.08%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.66%) VMS
18 10 (0.60%) HPUX
19 8 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (24.04%) ITIL
2 390 (23.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 175 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
5 146 (8.75%) DevOps
6 113 (6.77%) Configuration Management
7 100 (6.00%) Migration
8 99 (5.94%) Project Management
9 97 (5.82%) Service Management
10 90 (5.40%) Presales
11 85 (5.10%) Mentoring
12 82 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 81 (4.86%) Problem Management
14 80 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 79 (4.74%) Scrum
16 77 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
17 74 (4.44%) Open Source
18 73 (4.38%) Change Management
19 69 (4.14%) Service Delivery
20 66 (3.96%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 276 (16.55%) SQL
2 194 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 136 (8.15%) Python
4 102 (6.12%) Bash Shell
5 87 (5.22%) Java
6 59 (3.54%) Perl
7 51 (3.06%) Ruby
8 41 (2.46%) C#
9 40 (2.40%) JavaScript
10 36 (2.16%) Shell Script
11 30 (1.80%) C
12 22 (1.32%) C++
13 19 (1.14%) Go
14 17 (1.02%) VBScript
15 15 (0.90%) T-SQL
16 12 (0.72%) PHP
16 12 (0.72%) VB
17 11 (0.66%) Java 8
18 9 (0.54%) VB.NET
19 4 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 206 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (10.55%) Cisco Certification
3 162 (9.71%) MCSE
4 153 (9.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 151 (9.05%) Security Cleared
6 141 (8.45%) CCNA
7 139 (8.33%) Degree
8 84 (5.04%) MCSA
8 84 (5.04%) SC Cleared
9 66 (3.96%) CCNP
10 47 (2.82%) DV Cleared
10 47 (2.82%) MCP
11 44 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
12 31 (1.86%) CCIE
13 25 (1.50%) MCITP
14 24 (1.44%) EMC Certification
15 23 (1.38%) RHCE
16 21 (1.26%) VCP6
17 19 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
18 17 (1.02%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.52%) SLA
2 41 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.10%) GDPR
4 25 (1.50%) QA
5 23 (1.38%) PCI DSS
6 17 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
7 15 (0.90%) PMO
8 5 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.24%) COBIT
9 4 (0.24%) GAMP
9 4 (0.24%) ISO 22301
9 4 (0.24%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.18%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.12%) ECSS
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.060%) GPG13
12 1 (0.060%) HL7
12 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1,052 (63.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 767 (45.98%) Active Directory
3 425 (25.48%) Hyper-V
4 212 (12.71%) VMware ESXi
5 194 (11.63%) vSphere
6 113 (6.77%) XenApp
7 95 (5.70%) XenDesktop
8 87 (5.22%) Docker
9 66 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
10 59 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
11 46 (2.76%) VMware NSX
12 37 (2.22%) KVM
13 34 (2.04%) vCloud
14 33 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 25 (1.50%) VirtualBox
15 25 (1.50%) XenServer
16 18 (1.08%) Xen
17 13 (0.78%) Firmware
17 13 (0.78%) GPFS
18 12 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 175 (10.49%) SCCM
2 103 (6.18%) Ansible
3 98 (5.88%) SCOM
4 79 (4.74%) Puppet
5 77 (4.62%) vCenter Server
6 70 (4.20%) Kubernetes
7 48 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (2.04%) vRealize
9 33 (1.98%) Backup Exec
9 33 (1.98%) Nagios
10 24 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
11 22 (1.32%) EMC VPLEX
12 21 (1.26%) Terraform
13 20 (1.20%) logstash
13 20 (1.20%) NetBackup
13 20 (1.20%) SCVMM
13 20 (1.20%) vMotion
14 19 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
14 19 (1.14%) Rancher
15 17 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 723 (43.35%) Microsoft
2 439 (26.32%) Cisco
3 279 (16.73%) Citrix
4 179 (10.73%) HP
5 139 (8.33%) Oracle
6 123 (7.37%) EMC
7 95 (5.70%) Red Hat
8 88 (5.28%) NetApp
9 82 (4.92%) Dell
10 81 (4.86%) SolarWinds
11 72 (4.32%) Veeam
12 71 (4.26%) Juniper
13 59 (3.54%) F5
14 47 (2.82%) ServiceNow
15 43 (2.58%) CommVault
16 41 (2.46%) CheckPoint
17 39 (2.34%) BMC
17 39 (2.34%) Sophos
18 37 (2.22%) Palo Alto
19 36 (2.16%) Google